Opportunities

  • volunteer
    Preservation Volunteer Program (Binding and Collections Care Division and Mass Deacidification) The Preservation Volunteer Program is intended to provide entry level experience in collections conservation and preservation for applicants preparing to apply to library preservation graduate school or for retired preservation professionals.
  • student/intern
    Remote Metadata Volunteer Internship (Unpaid) The Law Library Metadata Internship (unpaid) allows volunteers to learn about research and online searching from the “inside out” by creating metadata and keywords from historical legal material that will facilitate the discoverability of this material on the web. Volunteers are able to work in their home or school environment with the convenience of flexible timing.
  • student/intern
    Service Academies Kluge Center Internship Program The Kluge Center offers research internships to qualified juniors and seniors at the Service Academies. Interns are matched with scholars in residence at the Kluge Center and conduct research on a broad array of subject matter in the humanities and social sciences.
  • student/intern
    Law Library Content Management Internship The Law Library of Congress seeks interns for a project that will serve to increase the visibility of the Law Library of Congress’ research guides. Interns will work remotely, entering and updating research guide information in the LibGuides content management system. Interns will be unpaid, but may use this position for volunteer hours or course credit, if applicable to their school’s requirements.
  • student/intern
    Innovation Intern The Innovation Intern will work with Tahir Hemphill, artist and The Papamarkou Chair in Education at the John W. Kluge Center to use programing and critical thinking skills to prepare data sets for future data visualization projects that answer provocative research questions and explore the Library's role in the interaction between electronic and traditional knowledge. During this process the Innovation Intern will assist in...
  • professional
    Preservation Science Researchers (2 positions, 3 years, paid) The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation have awarded a grant to the Library entitled “Assessing the Physical Condition of the National Collection” in the amountof $540,000.00. The grant will support the technical assessment of the condition of books in American research libraries and provide information to support shared print archive programs. The Preservation Research and Testing Division is seeking TWO Preservation Science Researchers for a...